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(military) the part of the line of battle that projects closest to the enemy

having a quality that thrusts itself into attention

(of angles) pointing outward at an angle of less than 180 degrees

represented as leaping (rampant but leaning forward)

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I cannot believe that you are ignorant of the salient points concerning Duson's death.
From the head, set upward on a thick neck, the eyes, with puffy lower lids, stared with a haughty droop on each side of a hooked aggressive nose, nobly salient in the vast pale circumference of the face.
Where the high light fell, Jukes could see the salient ribs of one, the yellow, wistful face of another; bowed necks; or would meet a dull stare directed at his face.
The first, great white hairless face, double chin, prominent stomach, which he seemed to carry forward consciously within a strongly distended overcoat, only nodded and averted his eyes peevishly; his companion--lean, flushed cheekbones, a military red moustache below a sharp, salient nose--approached at once Sophia Antonovna, greeting her warmly.
Salient CRGT has secured a $15 million Food and Drug Administration contract for supporting the FDA s Center for Veterinary Medicine (CVM).
Salient CRGT will also develop new solutions and enhance existing applications to ensure maximum operability of the CVM while optimizing CVM user experience and productivity.
Salient Management Company said it has acquired Orobi, Inc.
com)-- Salient Systems announced today that it had been awarded a Maximum Impact Award in the Video Surveillance System category for CompleteView[TM] VSaaS at the 2011 Electronic Security Expo.
Salient Business Solutions--a Gurgaon, India-based provider of business process outsourcing (BPO) services--announced in October the creation of its U.
SS Salient was completed in March, 1905 by Short Brothers of Sunderland, and was designed to carry Tyne coal on the outward journey to fuel the growing railways of Europe, and Black Sea grain on the return leg.
This instructor exhibited four recasting patterns: 1) direct repetition of the phrase with corrections, 2) introduction of a corrected, recasted phrase with "yes", 3) salient recasts, defined as recasts made prominent through notational devices such as capital letters, italics, character marking * [ ], etc.
The Salient Corporation of Horseheads, NY, a developer of business process productivity software, ahs announced the promotion of John H.
AUSTIN, Texas -- Salient Systems Corporation today announced CompleteView[TM] Cloud, a hosted video surveillance service powered by Dell OEM Solutions.
The event, co-sponsored by Salient CRGT and MicroStrategy, will share information with government executives on how business intelligence, data discovery, and advanced analytics tools can help transform the massive amounts of data captured by federal agencies into actionable information using insightful visualizations.